The Vanguard News

The Vanguard News

Braves Anoint the Saints

Braves Anoint the Saints

Sharon Tran and Genesis De la Luz

January 26, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Thursday, January 19, Baldwin Park’s Boys’ Varsity Soccer won against the San Dimas Saints on home territory with a score of 2-1. "I think that they were a tougher team than we had expected," admitted captain Jesus Flores. "They were a really great team, but we held it...

Braves Lasso the Colts

Braves Lasso the Colts

Genesis De la Luz and Vanessa Tovar, Staff Writers

January 26, 2017


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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Thursday January 12, the Baldwin Park boys soccer team took on the Covina Colts in a game that proved to be quite a challenge. The Braves won with a score of 3 to 1 . “The game was stressful at first, it took us a goal to finally click but once we did it was easy getting...

Braves Ambushed by Raiders

Braves Ambushed by Raiders

Shwe Nemyo and Bryan Moran

January 26, 2017


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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Wednesday, January 18, the BPHS Girls’ Varsity Water Polo team lost against the Rowland Raiders, 14 to 1. “I feel that our team’s weaknesses including things like swimming faster and working the ball around with strong passes, but overall I think we gave it our all,”...

Braves Stampeded by the Colts, 44-32

Braves Stampeded by the Colts, 44-32

Shwe Nemyo and Bryan Moran

January 20, 2017


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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Friday, January 13, the BPHS Boys’ Varsity Basketball lost against the Covina Colts with a final score of 44 to 32. “I think the effort and the energy was there, the team couldn’t execute on offense. We came to play and we were ready, but shots weren’t falling and our...

Braves Torn by the Wildcats, 1-0

Braves Torn by the Wildcats, 1-0

Jonathan Frias and Fabiola Lopez

January 20, 2017


Filed under Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On January 10, the Lady Braves Varsity Soccer Team took on the Wilson Wildcats for their first league game at the BPHS stadium. As the lights of the stadium went out and the ref’s whistle signaled the end of the match, the Wildcats took home a 1-0 victory. “The team seemed...

Braves Robbed by the Raiders

Braves Robbed by the Raiders

Fabiola Lopez and Jonathan Frias

January 20, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Tuesday January 17, the BPHS Girls’ Varsity Soccer team took on the Rowland Raiders on Brave territory in a match that ended with a Raider victory, 2-1. “I feel like the team did good first half like we held them down pretty good to a point where we were always on their backs, we just made...

Braves Unable to Reign in The Colts

Braves Unable to Reign in The Colts

Sharon Tran and Athena Ruiz

January 20, 2017


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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Friday, January 13, Baldwin Park High School’s Girls’ Varsity Basketball team took on the Covina Colts in a game on Brave territory that resulted in a victory for the Colts with a score of 52-14. “I feel like my performance and the team’s performance could’ve been...

Braves Tame the Lions

Braves Tame the Lions

Sharon Tran and Kaylee Sic

December 21, 2016


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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Tuesday, December 13, Baldwin Park’s Varsity Boys’ Soccer team won against the El Monte Lions on home territory with a score of 3-2. “I felt like it was a great game against a good opponent,” admitted senior Jason Cabrera, “but in the end, we broke them down and didn’t...

Braves Tie With Crosstown Rivals

Braves Tie With Crosstown Rivals

Sharon Tran and Athena Ruiz

December 13, 2016


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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Tuesday, December 6, Baldwin Park High School’s Varsity Boys’ Soccer tied with the Sierra Vista Dons at a home game, 1-1. “Overall, it was a great game. It’s always a good rival to play against Sierra Vista,” commented Coach Mira at the end of the game. “Clean, strong...

Finishing Strong

Finishing Strong

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

December 8, 2016


Filed under Sports

The NFL has not disappointed this season with many surprises. Young teams are showing their potential and proving winning capability. Furthermore, there have been thrilling games caused by the extra point moving back. The Dallas Cowboys have been one of the biggest surprises of the season. They have...

Bouncing Back into Action

Bouncing Back into Action

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

December 1, 2016


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Basketball is back. After the exciting 2015-16 season, many people can’t wait to see what happens this season. This offseason brought many changes with free agent signings and retirements. The Golden State Warriors made the biggest splash by signing the top free agent, Kevin Durant. Durant was previously...

Racing to Recognition

Racing to Recognition

Sharon Tran, Editor

November 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

After a season of extremely hard work, Baldwin Park High School’s Cross Country team had the opportunity to represent at CIF and made it to state championships once again through their achievements. “Overall, I felt like we did good but I also feel like we could’ve done better,” stated junior...

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